Transitions of care after Traumatic Brain Injury


The main objective is to review current practices and to identify factors that determine transition of care and outcomes following acute hospitalization for TBI.


Consortium of researchers from Finland, UK, Slovakia and France from “Work Package 14: Transitions of care and post-acute care after TBI” of the European multicentre study on the CENTER-TBI project (Collaborative European Neuro Trauma Effectiveness Research in TBI).


  • A new scale for measuring quality of life in acquired brain injury, Qual Life Res. 2018 Nov 17. doi: 10.1007/s11136-018-2047-5, Fernández M, Gómez LE, Arias VB, Aguayo V, Amor AM, Andelic N, Verdugo MA.

  • Brain death and postmortem organ donation: report of a questionnaire from the CENTER-TBI study, Crit Care. 2018 Nov 16;22(1):306. doi: 10.1186/s13054-018-2241-4.van Veen E, van der Jagt M, Cnossen MC, Maas AIR, de Beaufort ID, Menon DK, Citerio G, Stocchetti N, Rietdijk WJR, van Dijck JTJM, Kompanje EJO; CENTER-TBI investigators and participants.

  • Traumatic brain injury: Patient experience and satisfaction with discharge from trauma hospital. J Rehabil Med. 2018 Apr 5. doi: 10.2340/16501977-2332. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29620136 Free Article, Tverdal CB, Howe EI, Røe C, Helseth E, Lu J, Tenovuo O, Andelic N.
  • Traumatic brain injury: integrated approaches to improve prevention, clinical care, and research. Maas AIR, Menon DK, Adelson PD, Andelic N, Bell MJ, Belli A, Bragge P, Brazinova A, Büki A, Chesnut RM, Citerio G, Coburn M, Cooper DJ, Crowder AT, Czeiter E, Czosnyka M, Diaz-Arrastia R, Dreier JP, Duhaime AC, Ercole A, van Essen TA, Feigin VL, Gao G, Giacino J, Gonzalez-Lara LE, Gruen RL, Gupta D, Hartings JA, Hill S, Jiang JY, Ketharanathan N, Kompanje EJO, Lanyon L, Laureys S, Lecky F, Levin H, Lingsma HF, Maegele M, Majdan M, Manley G, Marsteller J, Mascia L, McFadyen C, Mondello S, Newcombe V, Palotie A, Parizel PM, Peul W, Piercy J, Polinder S, Puybasset L, Rasmussen TE, Rossaint R, Smielewski P, Söderberg J, Stanworth SJ, Stein MB, von Steinbüchel N, Stewart W, Steyerberg EW, Stocchetti N, Synnot A, Te Ao B, Tenovuo O, Theadom A, Tibboel D, Videtta W, Wang KKW, Williams WH, Wilson L, Yaffe K; InTBIR Participants and Investigators. Lancet Neurol. 2017 Nov 6. pii: S1474-4422(17)30371-X. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(17)30371-X. PMID: 29122524
Published Apr. 13, 2018 3:10 PM - Last modified Jan. 11, 2019 3:46 PM


Principal Investigator:

Nada Andelic 


  • Cecilie Røe
  • Nada Hadzic-Andelic
  • Cathrine Buaas Tverdal
  • Emilie I. Howe
  • Helen Dawes, UK
  • Ida Borgen
  • Jukka Ranta, Finland
  • Marek Majdan, Slovakia
  • Martin Rusnak, Slovakia
  • Olli Tenovuo, Finland
  • Patrick Esser, UK
  • Philippe Azouvi, France
Detailed list of participants